In 10 Years To 2014, Share Of Govt Hospitals In Childbirths Up Faster Than Pvt Hospitals

Viznomic

  In the decade to 2014, the change in percentage of children born in government hospitals was higher in both rural and urban areas compared with those born in private hospitals, according to an IndiaSpend analysis of data from National Sample Survey Office, India’s official socio-economic surveyor.   Higher institutional deliveries reduce maternal and neonatal …Read More

50%-75% Of Indian Domestic Travel For Health Reasons In 2014-2015

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  At Rs 15,336, health saw the highest average spending by Indians per domestic overnight trip between July 2014 and June 2015, followed by shopping (Rs 13,902) and holidaying, leisure & recreation (Rs 6,358), according to a nation-wide survey on domestic tourism expenditure by the National Sample Survey Office, India’s official socio-economic surveyor.   Rural …Read More